Hotel in Meridian, MS near Parks and Museums
The Country Inn & Suites is ideally situated for guests interested in Meridian's historic past. Several buildings around town, including the Hamasa Shrine Temple Theater, date back to the early 20th
century. Ideal for art enthusiasts, this hotel in Meridian, MS is also convenient to the Town Carousels and the MSU Riley Center for Education & Performing Arts. For nature lovers, horseback riding, boating and picnic grounds are available at Bonita Lakes Park.
Explore these nearby attractions:
- Around Town Carousels Abound (3 miles)
Explore this outdoor public art park dotted with more than 50 carousel horses created by local and regional artists.
Phone: +1 (888) 868-7720
- Hamasa Shrine Temple Theater (3 miles)
Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this Moorish Revival theater was built in 1928. Visit to see the unique pipe organ—there is only one more of its kind in existence!
- MSU Riley Center for Education & Performing Arts (3.2 miles)
This center for arts and entertainment encompasses the historic Grand Opera House and Marks Rothenberg Building. Check the schedule for exciting events!
Phone: +1 (601) 696-2200
- Bonita Lakes (3.3 miles)
Enjoy walking, horseback riding, picnicking and boating at this 3,000-acre park situated on three lakes and encompassing Long Creek Reservoir and Lakeview Golf Course.
Phone: +1 (601) 485-1920
- Bamboo Emu Farm (6 miles)
This unique, free attraction allows visitors to walk through the hatchery and farm to get an up-close look at the large, gentle birds.
Phone: +1 (601) 693-1108
- Mississippi State Games (6.5 miles)
Held in June, the State Games of Mississippi invite amateur athletes of all ages and abilities to compete in a sports fest to promote health and fitness in the surrounding communities. Nearly 5,000 athletes compete for medals in 28 different sports.
- Peavey Electronics Corporation (9 miles)
One of the largest audio equipment manufacturers in the world, Peavey Electronics is headquartered in Meridian.
Phone: +1 (601) 483-5365
- Causeyville General Store (14 miles)
Originally opened in 1895, this store and gristmill is now listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The popular Mechanical Musical Museum is a must see.
Phone: +1 (601) 644-3102
- Dunn's Falls (17 miles)
This 65-foot waterfall once powered a gristmill and aided in the manufacture of Stetson hats. Today, the surrounding area features a wildlife refuge, picnic areas, Gristmill Pond and a swimming area.
Phone: +1 (601) 655-8550